PINEDA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PINEDA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) MLB players say if you’re going to cheat, ‘Be discreet’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57812263-77/pineda-yankees-substance-baseball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57812263-77/pineda-yankees-substance-baseball.html.csp">MLB players say if you’re going to cheat, ‘Be discreet’</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T21:48:44.699-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Using a suspicious substance for a better hold of the baseball on cool days doesn’t seem to be such a sticky situation. Whether it’s the Yankees’ Michael Pineda with a mysterious brown goo on his hand, Boston’s Jon Lester with a green smudge in his glove or Houston’s Josh Zeid spraying something on his forearm before entering a recent game, most major leaguers don’t care whether pitchers get a little help — even though it’s against the Official Baseball Rules. To some, it’s preferabl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578122632014-04-12T21:48:44.699-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T21:48:44.699-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57812263@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 21:48:44 MDT MLB: AL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57806760-77/hit-run-game-innings.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57806760-77/hit-run-game-innings.html.csp">MLB: AL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T16:00:58.93-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">YANKEES 4, RED SOX 1 NEW YORK • Michael Pineda won while pitching with some substance smudged on his hand as the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 4-1 Thursday night. New Yankees star Jacoby Ellsbury drew all the pregame attention after switching sides during the offseason. But it was the dark brown, seemingly tacky substance on the lower palm of Pineda’s pitching hand that quickly became the focus. Close-up camera shots clearly showed Pineda (1-1) pitching for the first four innings with...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578067602014-04-12T16:00:58.93-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T16:00:58.93-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57806760@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 16:00:58 MDT Sports briefs: Pitcher Michael Pineda earns No. 5 spot in Yankees’ rotation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57729985-77/pineda-djokovic-murray-week.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57729985-77/pineda-djokovic-murray-week.html.csp">Sports briefs: Pitcher Michael Pineda earns No. 5 spot in Yankees’ rotation</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T23:30:25.111-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 11:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">MLB • Michael Pineda will be the New York Yankees’ fifth starter. Manager Joe Girardi announced the decision before Tuesday night’s preseason game against Philadelphia in Tampa, Fla. Pineda, who missed the past two seasons after right shoulder surgery, beat out David Phelps, Adam Warren and Vidal Nuno. Pineda has given up three runs and struck out 16 over 15 innings in four games. Girardi said Japanese star Masahiro Tanaka will make his major league debut April 4 at Toronto. CC Sabathia, Hiroki...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57729985@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 23:30:25 MDT